oh you giant you

Bill Cunningham New York, Richard Press, 2010

The wider world that perceives fashions as a... sometimes a frivolity that should be done away with in the face of social upheavals and problems that are enormous... The point is, in fact, that fashion... You know, in point of fact, it's the armor to survive the reality of everyday life. I don't think you could do away with it. It would be like doing away with civilization. You know, I... That's what I think. I mean, a lot of people think "He's a crazy fanatic!", you know. At any rate, that's what I think about it.